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Rings

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 333; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

23-2-10a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

a) seal ring, intaglio of king noted holding a staff; length 2.0cm, dia. 1.5cm b) seal ring found on finger with (a); length 2.0cm, dia 1.5cm

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 333, February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition